March Events Update

There are a few upcoming events:

Wednesday, March 16, 2011 1200 - CATO Talk on Neoconservatism by Thompson/Brook

May 26th - 30th, 2011 - ATLOSCON - Atlanta Objectivists Society Conference

Sunday May 7th, 2011 - Thinking Tactics Class in DC

CATO Talk: Neoconservatism: An Obituary for an Idea

BOOK FORUMNeoconservatism: An Obituary for an Idea
Wednesday, March 16, 2011
Noon (Luncheon to Follow)

Featuring the author C. Bradley Thompson, Clemson University; with comments by Tod Lindberg, Hoover Institution; moderated by David Boaz, Cato Institute

C. Bradley Thompson, professor of political science and executive director of the Clemson Institute for the Study of Capitalism, has written (with Yaron Brook) a comprehensive and original analysis of neoconservatism. Read more about this event, including how to watch it live online or in person, at the CATO website.

If you are interested in attending in person, email us and we'll let you know if any of our fellow DCOS members will be there to meet you!


May 26th-30th 2011

Our sister group in Atlanta is hosting a conference May 26th-30th (Memorial Day weekend) called ATLOSCON. If you are interested in attending please fill out their interest form.

I will be attending so if you are interested in going too talk to me at one of the socials.

Thinking Tactics Workshop Coming to DC

Saturday, May 7, 2011 from 9:30am – 5:00pm

Jean Moroney has scheduled her Thinking Tactics workshop in the DC area for Saturday, May 7, 2011 from 9:30am – 5:00pm.  The location is yet to be determined, but it will be a hotel in the vicinity of Reagan National Airport.

Now is the time to sign up!  You can register immediately at:

You must register and pay by March 25, 2011, to receive the early bird discount price of $275. After that, the price increases to $325, and after April 24 it goes up to the regular price of $375, so don’t delay!  Use coupon code BIRD to receive the $100 discount. 

If you missed my previous announcement, you can find out more about Jean Moroney and this workshop by visiting her web site at, or at the sign up page,  As I mentioned before, I plan to organize a dinner after the event – details to be determined in April.